Moscow has denied claims by the Ukrainian acting president that "armed saboteurs" were prevented from infiltrating the frontier by Ukraine border guards overnight, news agency ITAR-TASS has reported.
European Union foreign ministers added 13 people to their visa ban and asset freeze list over Ukraine's crisis.
Well that’s the voting over, and no surprises so far. A ‘Yes’ vote claimed to be 89% in Donetsk, and suddenly Ukraine is no more.
Nearly 90 percent of voters in eastern Ukrainian region voted for self-rule, the head of the separatist election commission said.